Last Sunday (August 25) saw the second day of the Honiton Bowling Club outdoor finals.
The Corner Trophy match proved to be a close-fought game, with the winners being Trevor Pipe and Yvonne Rayner. They won (20 – 19) against Jenny and Graeme Richards. Other winners were:
Pollard Men’s Pairs – T. Tooley & K Clarke
Heard 2 Wood Singles – G Osborne
Tucker Triples – J Granger, A Hamilton, T Pipe
Webb Open – G Richards
The Ladies from Ottery St Mary visited Honiton to play this week’s Over-50s League match. Honiton won (35 – 25), gaining 4 points. Top rink: B Maynard, J Heard and S Hiscocks (23 – 6)
In the Men’s Over-60 League, Honiton A team played two matches this week. For the first match, they travelled to Madeira – winning (34 – 30). Top rink: T Tooley, M Seaborne and T Pipe (20 – 8).
The second match was against Sidmouth, winning on both rinks and gaining 8 points. Top rink: K Large, K Clarke and D Summers.
Having had a good outdoor bowling season, the Honiton A team will now be be promoted to League 1 next year.
Honiton Ladies traveled to Madeira to play a Friendly Triples match. Honiton won (63 – 39).
Top rink: Y Williams, D Hawkins and H Chambers (29 – 15).
In a Mixed Friendly Triples match, Budleigh Salterton came to Honiton. Honiton won the match (50 – 40). Top rink: Y Williams, J Smith, C James (19 – 12).